RE: Assigning tasks

  • From: "Michael B. Smith" <michael@xxxxxxxxxx>
  • To: "[ExchangeList]" <exchangelist@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
  • Date: Sat, 9 Jul 2005 20:55:32 -0400

I'm thinking that on the "message format" tab of the pop-3 default
virtual server, you probably need to have "use exchange rich-text
format" checked -- but only if every client that connects to that pop3
server is using Outlook or Outlook Express.

-----Original Message-----
From: John Tolmachoff (Lists) [mailto:johnlist@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx] 
Sent: Saturday, July 09, 2005 3:21 AM
To: [ExchangeList]
Subject: [exchangelist] RE: Assigning tasks

Any one have an idea or thought on this?

John T
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> -----Original Message-----
> From: John Tolmachoff (Lists) [mailto:johnlist@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx]
> Sent: Thursday, July 07, 2005 5:14 PM
> To: [ExchangeList]
> Subject: [exchangelist] Assigning tasks
> I found an interesting possible quirk today.
> For my clients with Exchange servers, I have a mail box on that server

> and retrieve the e-mail via POP3. This way, e-mail to/from users of 
> that
> go directly through their server. Additionally, e-mail from the 
> internet
> support@client goes to that box for me to address.
> Fine.
> Today, one of the managers tried to assign a task to me. I received it

> as
> e-mail, not a task assignment. When I logged onto one of their servers
> I have Outlook configured for that account, the message in the Inbox 
> shows correctly as a task assignment and asking me to accept or
> If I sent a task from my regular account to me, it works fine, so it 
> is
> Outlook.
> So, question, if you send a task from Outlook as an Exchange client, 
> can
> only receive and accept the task as an Exchange client?
> John T
> eServices For You

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